The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 166 153 152
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing AS400 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.065% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.19% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £77,000 £22,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+242.22% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,065 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+14.07% +8.72%
AS400
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1342 1055 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.00% 34.18% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 891 687 669
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

AS400
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region.

AS400 Salary Trend in Scotland

AS400
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 3 £77,000 -
Glasgow -13 1 - -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400.

1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) RPG
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) RACF
4 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (30.00%) Unisys
4 3 (30.00%) COBIT
4 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) COBOL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Sybase
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Manager
1 3 (30.00%) AS400 Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Governance Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) RPG Developer
2 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) People Management
2 3 (30.00%) Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) RPG
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) COBOL
4 1 (10.00%) RPG/400
4 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (30.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) RACF
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Unisys
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix